Job type: Permanent

Location: Dublin

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Role description

As a member of our highways and transportation team, you will provide planning, design and construction support for a variety of infrastructure projects related to surface water drainage and flooding.


About Roughan & O'Donovan

ROD is one of Ireland's leading civil, environmental and structural engineering consultancies. 

We are currently working on several high-profile national and international projects, including:

Required qualifications, skills and knowledge

  • A bachelor’s degree in civil engineering
  • Chartered or nearing chartered status is desirable
  • Membership of a professional body, such as Engineers Ireland, Institute of Civil Engineers or similar
  • Experience in designing surface water drainage systems for road projects in accordance with DMRB
  • Experience in design-build contracts
  • Experience in storm catchment assessment and analysis, hydrology/flood risk assessments
  • Hydraulic analysis and design of storm water drainage systems (all stages)
  • Proficiency and experience in Windes/Microdrainage, StormCAD, Infoworks, FloodModeller and HEC-RAS desirable
  • 5 to 10 years' relevant experience and sector knowledge

Key skills/attributes

  • Comfortable working in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Provide a high-quality service to our clients in the public and private sectors
  • Strong technical ability
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Strong report writing skills
  • Capacity to self-motivate

To apply

Step 1: Your cover letter

  • Address your cover letter to Human Resources
  • Specify the position you are applying for and where you first saw it advertised
  • Have your cover letter as ‘First name Surname Cover Letter’. For example, John Smith Cover Letter

Step 2: Your CV

  • Save your CV as ‘First name Surname CV’. For example, John Smith CV

Step 3: Apply to

Roughan & O’Donovan is an equal opportunities employer.

Roughan & O'Donovan will retain, for at least one year, all records arising through the recruitment process for compliance purposes in line with the Employment Equality Acts, 1998-2015.

Roughan & O'Donovan is not accepting unsolicited CVs from search firms.  CVs submitted by search firms without a valid written search agreement, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the sole property of Roughan & O'Donovan, and no fee will be paid in the event of candidate(s) being hired.